Posts in the Europe category

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Beach-side dining at Fifteen Cornwall

In 2002 celebrity chef Jamie Oliver opened his restaurant, Fifteen, in London. He recruited fifteen young apprentices from disadvantaged backgrounds, hoping to give them new skills and a career by teaching them to have a love of food and a passion for cooking. The scheme wasn’t intended for any financial gain for Jamie himself and… Read more »

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The Seafood Restaurant: Rick Stein’s Flagship Restaurant in Cornwall

Located around twenty minutes away from The Scarlet is the gorgeous town of Padstow…. The charming fishing port looks fairly typical but it is actually one of Cornwall’s top foodie destinations containing four of celebrity chef Rick Stein’s restaurants and cafes and Michelin-starred Paul Ainsworth at No. 6. On this chilly day in March, Padstow was… Read more »

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10 Fabulous Facts about Champagne

‘I drink my champagne when I’m happy and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I’m not hungry and drink when I am, Otherwise I never touch it – unless I’m thirsty.’ – Lily Bollinger My trip to Champagne… Read more »

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L’Avenue: The Top Hot Spot in Paris

If you’re looking for somewhere super sexy, trendy with a great vibe, L’Avenue is the place to go in Paris. When Andrea first suggested I try the restaurant, I googled it and found Beyonce is a fan, Justin Bieber goes there, I even found a picture of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West bumping into Mel… Read more »

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A Surreal Stay at Le Meurice, Paris

Le Meurice is so much more than a luxury hotel in Paris, it’s a museum of oddities, a gallery of modern art and a cult classic in the heart of the City of Light.  Like the Hôtel Plaze Athénée, Le Meurice is part of the renowned Dorchester Collection, but the two hotels are actually very… Read more »